Diabetes Mellitus

Plant-based Nutrition for Diabetes

Caroline Trapp, D.N.P., A.P.N.-B.C., C.D.E., F.A.A.N.P., Meghan Jardine, M.S., M.B.A., R.D., L.D., C.D.E.

Investigate the data supporting plant-based diets for diabetes management and why tight glycemic control achieved with medication alone might not be beneficial for some patients. 

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 30 minutes.

This course earns 0.50 credits.

This course was released on 07/26/2019 and expires 07/26/2022.

A Team Approach to Type 2 Diabetes

Don Forrester M.D. F.A.C.P.E., Gretchen Housel, N.P.-C., M.S.N., R.N., B.S.N., David Donohue, M.D., F.A.C.P., Karen Smith, R.D.

Medical care, nutrition care, and the incorporation of community resources are all important in successfully managing type 2 diabetes. Learn how to help your patients improve their blood glucose and minimize medication use with a team approach.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 60 minutes.

This course earns 1.00 credits.

This course was released on 10/15/2018 and expires 08/09/2020.

Metabolic Magic: Improving Beta-Cell Function

Hana Kahleova, M.D., Ph.D.

Do plant-based diets have metabolic benefits? Are they capable of improving insulin sensitivity? Explore the evidence supporting plant-based eating patterns for metabolic health.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 30 minutes.

This course earns 0.50 credits.

This course was released on 10/15/2018 and expires 08/09/2020.

Pathogenesis of Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Syndrome in the Elderly

Kitt Falk Petersen, M.D.

Learn what causes insulin resistance in the muscle and liver and how this impacts whole-body glucose levels.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 30 minutes.

This course earns 0.50 credits.

This course was released on 07/26/2019 and expires 07/26/2022.

The New Biology of Type 2 Diabetes

Gerald Shulman, M.D., Ph.D.

Explore the molecular basis for muscle and liver insulin resistance and the central role of ectopic lipid accumulation. 

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 60 minutes.

This course earns 1.00 credits.

This course was released on 07/26/2019 and expires 07/26/2022.

Plant-Based Interventions for Diabetes

Meghan Jardine, M.S., M.B.A., R.D., L.D., C.D.E.

Discover how plant-based eating patterns decrease the risk of type 2 diabetes and how to provide nutrition information to patients who have the disease or are at risk for diabetes.

The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study is 60 minutes.

This course earns 1.00 credits.

This course was released on 10/23/2018 and expires 09/11/2020.